Mercy Volunteer Services - Lebanon

Mission and Ministry
100 Hospital Drive
Lebanon, MO 65536
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Two time Auxiliary of Year Award winner

Our goal at Mercy Lebanon is to provide excellent care to our patients, to their families and to the visitors that we serve. Our volunteers play a critical role in reaching, exceeding, and maintaining that goal.  The Mercy Lebanon Auxiliary has been a vital part of the hospital since 1962, so we thank you for your interest in becoming a part of our team.

The Mercy Lebanon Auxiliary gives over 5,000 hours yearly providing volunteer services to Mercy Hospital Lebanon. This award-winning auxiliary has numerous volunteer opportunities, let us help you find the one that is just right for you.  We feel it is important to place volunteers in areas that truly touches their hearts.

We request that volunteers commit to a minimum of one four our shift per week, and are required to interview, complete health screening, and attend orientation prior to starting. If you are interested, please fill out the volunteer application below.

The Mercy Lebanon Auxiliary is proud of their ongoing partnership with Mercy Health Foundation and is pleased to support many great projects of the foundation. For more information on the Mercy Health Foundation visit their website at

Thank you for your interest in serving at Mercy. We look forward to meeting you!

Volunteer Opportunities

Gift Shop – Volunteers serve as cashier, help stock items, unpack, and price merchandise, provide excellent customer service

Information Desk – Volunteers provide excellent customer service while directing visitors, assisting patients as needed

Food Service – Volunteers assist the cafeteria and catering staff in the hospital cafeteria

Curry Cancer Center - Volunteers assist staff in the infusion center, check on patients, and assist with comfort needs and visit with them. They also help with wiping down chairs between patients.

Patient Escort – Volunteers assist nurses by transporting patients in wheelchairs following procedures and surgeries. Strip beds wipe down and make beds in preparation for the next patient.

Departmental Support – Volunteer are placed in departments to assist with phones, clerical tasks, and special projects. Limited availability and specific requirements

Special Projects – Assist with auxiliary fundraisers and other special projects of the auxiliary and Mercy Health Foundation.

Volunteers must have a patient, kind and caring demeanor and be able to handle situations that arise in a diplomatic and sensitive manner while upholding the tradition of the Sisters of Mercy in meeting our community’s health needs.